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Guilty plea could free man wrongly incarcerated for 27 years
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - A Buffalo man has confessed to a murder he committed in August of 1991.LaMar Scott pleaded guilty before an Erie County Court judge Wednesday morning.Scott's confession clears the way for the exoneration of Valentino Dixon, who has been incarcerated for the crime for the past
Bradford man jailed for pot growing operation in home
Wade Bunker, 49, of 647 Bolivar Drive, is charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, a felony; endangering the welfare of a child, a first-degree misdemeanor; possession of a controlled substance and of drug paraphernalia, misdemeanors.
Bills Hosting ‘Vontae Davis Day’ Where Fans Can Leave At Halftime & Be Refunded If Team Is Losing
ORCHARD PARK, NY – In order to interject some excitement and fan appreciation into a abysmal 0-2 start to the 2018 season, the Buffalo Bills are trying a radical strategy that’s been dubbed ‘Vontae Davis Day‘.
Police to close Route 63 in Geneseo in search for David Clyde Morgan
Morgan, a wanted felon who has been the subject of a massive manhunt since mid-July. On July 18, he was at the center of a tense exchange with Geneseo Police Officer Dylan DiPasquale.
Man found guilty on drug charges, faces up to 12 years in prison
Miguel Parilla, 30, was found guilty by State Supreme Court Justice Christopher J. Burns of two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and one count each of fourth-degree and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance following a nearly two-week bench tr
Sheriff: Helicopter pilot stopped in car with 2 kilos of cocaine
The suspect was identified as Michael Campbell, 27, owner of FlyBuffaloNY out of Lancaster Regional Airport. Sheriff's officials said he was returning from a trip to New York City by car when he was stopped. Investigators say he also flies helicopters in New York City.
A major cryptocurrency exchange is trolling the New York attorney general
It probably wasn't the smartest move. Roughly 24 hours after a major report from the New York state attorney general's office led officials to declare that the cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is "possibly operating unlawfully in New York," the exchange apparently decided the best response was to thu
Ellicottville Central School District again looking for new elementary principal
ELLICOTTVILLE — The Ellicottville Central School District is again searching for an elementary principal and curriculum coordinator after William Delity, who was assigned to the posts in August, chose to return to his position as an elementary teacher at the school.
Man's body found floating in Jamestown river
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A body was found floating in a river in Jamestown Monday morning.Police in the city responded to the area of Victoria Ave. and Institute St. around 6:30 a.m. and found the body of 61-year-old Robert Cavender.They say that at some point during the night, he had fallen into th
OTH Female Athlete of the Week (Sept. 18): Calista Heister, Olean
A 10-goal week included history and an epic win for Heister and the Huskies (6-1). The senior scored five goals Wednesday against Dunkirk, becoming Olean’s all-time leading scorer. Then on Friday, in a CCAA West battle at defending state champion Allegany-Limestone, Heister scored twice — giving her
Pet Supplies Plus of Olean to open Sept. 29 with weekend of special events
Officials said the store will feature grooming areas, grooming services, community rooms and veterinary service offerings provided by VIP Petcare Clinics, as well as self-pet wash stations.
Cuba-Rushford Middle-High School evacuates students after bomb threat
Police vehicles sit outside a locked-down Cuba-Rushford Middle-High School after a threat in January 2017. On Tuesday, an anonymous bomb threat was made at the school, causing an evacuation.Olean Times Herald file photo
VIDEO: Hamburg police looking to identify individuals after Best Buy theft
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) - Police in the Town of Hamburg are looking to identify some people wanted for questioning.Recently, items were stolen from a Best Buy store. A surveillance video was posted by the police department on Facebook.Anyone with information on the individuals' identities can call Det.
Man charged with second offense this year on Route 219
A Salamanca man was arrested by State Police Monday for driving while on drugs, the second time this year he was arrested for the same offense, according to State Police.
Police reports 9/18/18: Pennsylvania woman charged with DWI after roll-over accident
Jennifer L. Newton, 33 of Shinglehouse, Pa., was driving on Bells Brook Road when the accident occurred. Troopers responded to the scene and detected the odor of alcohol while interviewing her.
Woman hit and killed by train in Tonawanda
TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Police in the Town of Tonawanda are investigating after a woman was hit and killed by an Amtrak train Saturday night.Police say 40-year-old Amy Gutierrez from the Town of Tonawanda was walking across the tracks near Sheridan and Military around 7:00 p.m. Saturday whe
Drug bust leads to pair of arrests
BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) - A drug bust in Buffalo leads to the arrest of two suspects.27-year-old Michael Campbell was arrested following a traffic stop in North Buffalo.Police say they found a bag of cocaine and some cash in the backseat.More drugs and cash were later found during a search of his home.36
Homicide charge dismissed in fatal heroin overdose
Allegany County Judge Thomas Brown threw out the class E felony count last month. While the District Attorney’s Office and New York State Police alleged Robert J. Murray Jr., 19, of Wellsville, was negligent by not immediately calling 911 or driving to a hospital, the judge ruled he was not legally
Rex Ryan: Vontae Davis quitting on Buffalo Bills at halftime is 'ultimate disrespect'
FormerBuffalo Billshead coach Rex Ryan was just one media member to speak out against cornerback Vontae Davis on Monday.Davis, 30, made headlines by quitting on the team at halftime against the Los Angeles Chargers.
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